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Security vs efficiency: smart ports in a post-COVID-19 era

Around 90% of Africa’s trade is seaborne. The World Trade Organization has predicted a decline in consumer spending due to COVID-19 that will decrease international trade by up to 30%. This will have far-reaching effects on export-dependent African economies. However in

Expired certificates deny Indian seafarers job prospects

Indian seafarers awaiting their next assignment on ships when crew change resume fully will face another hurdle to their job prospects – expired certificates – as maritime training institutes that facilitate certificate renewals are shut till further notice, in the wake

How to Destroy Ships | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Zara Maritime partnered with the institute of marine engineering, science & technology (imarest) uae branch, to host a successful webinar attended by 110 participants, representing the world’s leading ship owning and ship management companies, suppliers, service providers, independent consultants, classification society